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Thursday, June 28, 2018

HERE to HERE, a Bronx-based career pathways organization, hosted a workshop with Dress for Success on Friday, June 8 to help 30 local female high school students prepare for summer internships and jobs. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Speaker Pelosi Visits The Bronx

Bronx Times Reporter

Speaker Pelosi Visits The Bronx

The first female Speaker of the House of Representatives spent some quality time in the Bornx. Read more…
Hunts Point

PAL Students Perform Award-Winning Poems

Police Athletic League children from all five boroughs presented their written poetry at PAL’s annual Poetry Jam on Friday, June 1 at Affirmation Arts in Manhattan. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Eastchester Rehab’s Summer Jamboree

Pelham Parkway

Eastchester Rehab’s Summer Jamboree

The Eastchester Rehabilitation and Health Care Center staff and patients enjoyed some early summer fun! Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

MSG B&G Club ‘Sky Is The Limit’ Dinner

Councilman Mark Gjonaj recently attended the Madison Square Garden Boys and Girls Club ‘Sky is the Limit’ Dinner. Read more…
A local hospital is preparing for one of the worst scenarios that could befall any person or institution. Read more…

Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Williamsbridge

King Honors Spellman HS Champs

A local councilman honored five Cardinal Spellman High School teams for their championship wins. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Electeds March In National PR Parade

Bronx elected officials used the parade as an opportunity to highlight the plight of the island of Puerto Rico. Read more…
Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. joined members of the city’s LGBTQ community for a historic flag raising event at the Bronx County Building. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

NFL Hall Of Famer Carson Visits NYISE Students

Pelham Parkway

NFL Hall Of Famer Carson Visits NYISE Students

Harry Carson, the retired Pro Football Hall of Fame player who put fear in opponents’ offenses as a fierce New York Giants linebacker, gave an inspirational address and helped present shiny new trophies to more than 60 student athletes with disabilities. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Gjonaj Marches In Immigrant Day Parade

A local councilman joined others in celebrating our city’s diversity! Read more…
Woodstock

Street, treatment facility named for Lorriane Montenegro

One of the Bronx’s most dedicated women has now seen something dedicated to herself. Read more…
After almost six weeks, the Thurgood Marshall Junior Mock Trial Competition announced its 2018 winners. Read more…

Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Bronx Times Reporter

Youth Showcase Salsa Dance Moves

Bronx Times Reporter

Youth Showcase Salsa Dance Moves

Good Shepherd Services’ Salsa Scholars Program hosted its seventh annual end-of-season Salsa Congress. Read more…
Baychester

King Sponsors Prom/Senior Outfits

Baychester

King Sponsors Prom/Senior Outfits

M.S. 180 senior class colleagues Chrisean Cross and Muslimat Oguntola were all smiles as they enjoyed shopping for their prom and senior dance outfits at the Mall at Bay Plaza courtesy of Councilman Andy King. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

African-American Music Month

Bronx Times Reporter

African-American Music Month

Councilman Andy King and the City Council’s Black, Latino and Asian Caucus celebrated African-American Music Appreciation Month on the steps of City Hall. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Salamanca Marches In National PR Parade

Councilman Rafael Salamanca, along with city, state and federal elected officials, marched in the annual Puerto Rican Day Parade on Sunday, June 10 in Manhattan. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Elders Rally For Senior Planet Centers

Bronx Times Reporter

Elders Rally For Senior Planet Centers

Adaline Walker Santiago rallied with many local elders asking the City Council to save and bring more Senior Planet centers to NYC and the Bronx. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Gjonaj Celebrates Father’s Day

Councilman Mark Gjonaj celebrated Father’s Day with elders in the 13th Council District at Bronx House. Read more…
Locust Point

Locust Point wants dangerous I-95 exit ramp fixed

Blind spots in one intersection of Locust Point could cause major trouble, according to residents of the area. Read more…

Monday, June 25, 2018

Bronx Times Reporter

BRAG Hosts Barbecue For All Day

Bronx Times Reporter

BRAG Hosts Barbecue For All Day

Good Shepherd Services’ Bronx Rises Against Gun Violence Programs hosted its Barbecue Day for All celebration on Sunday, June 10. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

King Thanks Dominican Day Parade Leaders

Councilman Andy King joined his colleagues in thanking the dedicated people behind the Dominican Day Parade. Read more…
Baychester

King, Vols Offer Cleaner Streets

Baychester

King, Vols Offer Cleaner Streets

A local councilman and a group of volunteers participated in Operation Cleaner Streets. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Salamanca Named MSGB&G Community Leader

Councilman Rafael Salamanca was honored with the Madison Square Garden Boys and Girls Club Community Leader of the Year Award. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Community Farmers Market Opens

Northeast Bronx Community Farmers Market Project celebrated its grand opening on Tuesday, June 12 at Preston High School. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Jewish Center Hosts Evening Of Inspiration

The Bronx Jewish Center hosted an exciting Evening of Inspiration celebration! Read more…
Fordham

NYBG’s Edible Garden to bear fruits of knowledge

The New York Botanical Garden’s state-of-the-art gardening educational facility is in full bloom! Read more…
Pelham Bay

#MINIPiano block party surprises Pelham Bay residents

All it took was a piano, a mini coup and some dancers to go outside for a few hours. Read more…

Sunday, June 24, 2018

Baychester

Astor LL Challenger’s All Star Game

Astor Little League Challenger Division hosted its All Star Game on Sunday, June 10. Read more…
City Island

P.S. 175 Service Awards Ceremony

Councilman Mark Gjonaj recently congratulated P.S. 175 students and their families on receiving their service awards. Read more…
Fordham South

KIDZ BOP Kids Perform At P.S. 91

The KIDZ BOP Kids made a surprise stop in the Bronx during their ‘KIDZ BOP Live 2018’ tour. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Salamanca Attends BronxWorks Gala

BronxWorks recently celebrated its annual gala ceremony. Read more…
Soundview

Soundview Drug Free Coalition Meets

The Soundview Community Drug Free Coalition met on Tuesday, June 12 at Odyssey House. Read more…
Bedford Park

Toyota Body Shop Fire Damages Cars

Bedford Park

Toyota Body Shop Fire Damages Cars

Firefighters responded to a fire at a Toyota auto body shop on 3230 Jerome Avenue on Wednesday, June 13 at 8:30 p.m. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Post 620 Hosts Retirement Of The Colors

The Samuel H. Young American Legion Post 620 gave several discarded American flags a proper send off. Read more…
Throggs Neck

American Legion hosts ‘sock drive’ for combat troops

Local east Bronx American Legion posts are taking up an effort to bring comfort to U.S. troops serving overseas in Afghanistan. Read more…
Bedford Park

De Witt Clinton HS painters destroy major art piece

School curriculum is often accused of covering over history, but not like this. Read more…

Saturday, June 23, 2018

The Third Avenue Business Improvement District honored several local leaders at its annual meeting and breakfast. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Gjonaj Marches In National PR Parade

Councilman Mark Gjonaj marched for Puerto Rico at the National Puerto Rican Day Parade representing District 13 and the Bronx. Read more…
Fordham South

I.S. 206’s Health, Community & Multicultural Fair

I.S. 206 hosted its 15th annual Health, Community and Multicultural Fair at 2280 Aqueduct Avenue. Read more…
Williamsbridge

King Visits St. Luke’s Episcopal Church

Williamsbridge

King Visits St. Luke’s Episcopal Church

Councilman Andy King joined his neighbors at St. Luke’s Episcopal Church for their parish’s Men on a Mission Awards and Spiritual Jazz Concert. Read more…
Councilman Andy King joined joined Co-op City American Legion Post 1871 and Riverbay Corp. members in saluting our nation’s fallen warriors. Read more…
Bedford Park

P.S. 77 Gardening Nutures Community

The service learning activity brought local families and school staff together as active participants promoting community building and a hands-on learning experience around a science-realted topic. Read more…
Mott Haven

Lottery Winner Slain Inside Mott Haven Home

Police need your help solving the murder of a lottery winner in Mott Haven. Read more…
Allerton

Muslim Center Hosts Eid Prayer Event

Bronx Muslim Center joined the community in commemorating Eid al-Fitr at Bronx Park East. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Police Blotter

The latest police reports from all across the Bronx. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

SCA to add ADA compliant main entrance, reception area

A high school will be getting a major new addition to the building it has called home for decades. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Art to quell graffiti outside three local high schools

Bronx Times Reporter

Art to quell graffiti outside three local high schools

A new action plan for deterring graffiti has been set, with a local leader tagging students for help. Read more…

Friday, June 22, 2018

Bronxites took a trip back to the 1980s in a summer fashion show at Mott Haven Bar and Grill. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Gjonaj Speaks At PPNA Meeting

ouncilman Mark Gjonaj was a guest speaker at the Pelham Parkway Neighborhood Association’s recent meeting. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Zoodohos Peghe’s PB Greek Festival

The annual Zoodohos Pege Greek Festival had Bronxites cheering ‘opa’ from Wednesday, June 13 to Sunday, June 17! Read more…
Tremont

Dr. Bedell Earns Sloan Public Service Award

Dr. Jane Bedell received the ‘the Nobel Prize for City Government.’ Read more…
Mott Haven

4 Injured In Multi-Vehicle Collision

Mott Haven

4 Injured In Multi-Vehicle Collision

Four people are recovering following a multi vehicle collision that happened on Saturday, June 9 around 3 p.m. at 463 E. 149th Street. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Around Town: News from your neighbors

Check out the latest announcements from Around Town. Read more…
Co-op City

“No” animal shelter: CB10/H&Z Committee opposes Bartow Ave. site

A community that could be playing host to the borough’s first full-service animal shelter in decades wants it to go elsewhere. Read more…
City Island

CI drug supplier caused overdose

A notorious City Island drug supplier was brought to justice on Tuesday, June 12 and the community hopes the conviction will help turn the tides on the opioid epidemic. Read more…

Thursday, June 21, 2018

Bronx Times Reporter

Salamanca Honors Parks Officers

Bronx Times Reporter

Salamanca Honors Parks Officers

A local councilman spoke at the celebration honoring Urban Park Rangers, Central Communications and Parks Enforcement. Read more…
A ceremony was held on June 15th at Station 26 to commemorate the life of Arroyo, many elected officials attended, including Mayor Bill de Blasio. Read more…

Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Hunts Point

Salamanca Funds Rocking The Boat

Councilman Rafael Salamanca presented Rocking the Boat a check for $625,000 to support programming costs, renovations and expansions. Read more…

Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Allerton

St. Lucy’s Hosts Student Art Show

Some students entered up to six pieces. Read more…
Woodstock

Lorraine Montenegro Street Co-Naming

Woodstock

Lorraine Montenegro Street Co-Naming

Councilman Rafael Salamanca, community leaders and local elected officials attended the ribbon-cutting of the Lorraine Montenegro Women and Children’s Program Facility at 773 Prospect Avenue. Read more…

Monday, June 18, 2018

Pelham Parkway

St. Catharine Academy Wins Softball Championship

Pelham Parkway

St. Catharine Academy Wins Softball Championship

St. Catharine Academy’s Varsity Softball team won the Division A Bronx-Westchester championship with an undefeated season! Read more…
Councilman Rafael Salamanca was one of four honorees recognized at this year’s gala. Read more…

Sunday, June 17, 2018

CEI student artists and activists of I.S. 219 unveiled their social action large-scale mural expressing their call to action for a peaceful, healthy community on Friday, June 8 at 3630 Third Avenue. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

School District 12 Scholarship Breakfast

Councilman Rafael Salamanca recently attended the inaugural School District 12 Scholarship Breakfast. Read more…

Saturday, June 16, 2018

St. Barnabas Hospital, Belmont Business Improvement District and Councilman Ritchie Torres’ Office hosted the annual ‘Picture a Healthier You’ Health Fair on Sunday, June 3 on Crescent Avenue between Adams Place and Belmont Avenue. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Rye Ford Subaru Funds POTS

Part of the Solutions received a generous gift from Subaru of America, Inc. and Rye Ford Subaru. Read more…
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